The Knoll Fire was reported on Friday morning, March 30, 2018, and is located approximately 13 miles northeast of Payson, AZ.
Cause: Initial investigation indicates this wildfire was human caused by fireworks. Fireworks are ALWAYS illegal on all National Forests in Arizona and New Mexico.
Summary: The Knoll Fire was declared contained at 7:00 pm Sunday night, April 1, 2018. Light smoke may continue to be visible from Forest Service Road 29 over the next few days, but is not a threat to containment lines.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday March 30th, 2018 approx. 09:15 AM|
|Incident Commander||Bill Kuch|
|Coordinates||34.356 latitude, -111.146 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Brush, Juniper and Ponderosa Pine